Personal Stories and Life Experience 
from Pastors for Pastors

Mark is the Associate Vice President for Pastoral Leadership at LifeWay Christian Resources. Mark served as the Sr Pastor of Second Baptist Church in Conway, Arkansas from 2001-2014. Second Baptist completed a relocation as well as repurposed its current downtown campus into an evangelical ministry center. A native of Tyler, Texas, Mark pastored a church in San Antonio, Texas and in Church Hill, Tennessee before moving to Arkansas. Mark earned his undergraduate degree in business from Howard Payne University, an MDiv from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a DMin from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. His love of missions had led him to more than two dozen countries. In Conway, Mark has served as a Chaplain to the Conway Police Dept. since 2006. An avid bowhunter he has been a member of the Natural Gear Pro-Staff since 2008.